290 Empire Boulevard,

Brooklyn, NY 11225

77 Units

Built in 1928

6 Floors

1 Year Bedbug History: No
Landlords in NYC are required to file an annual bedbug report with the city and state whether the building has had a bedbug infestation in the past year. We found no recent bedbug reports from these city filings.
Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 1
Rent Stabilized Units: Yes
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A violation is issued to a building when a city inspector from NYC's Department of Housing Preservation and Development validates and confirms a complaint made to 311. The violations listed below are open violations that have yet to be addressed or have not been confirmed as resolved by the city.
This building has a total of 8 violations which is 0.1 violations per unit for their entire portfolio.
That is better than the city average, which is 0.59 violations per unit.
1Class A
Non-Hazardous violations (i.e. no peephole on a door, or no street # on the building)
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6Class B
Hazardous violations (i.e. smoke detector issues, inadequate lighting)
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1Class C
Immediately Hazardous (i.e. rodents, inadequate heat or hot water)
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Approval DateDescriptionCurrent Status
2016-10-07Section 27-2013 adm code paint with light colored paint to the satisfaction of this department at north wall in the bathroom located at apt 1m, 1st story, 1st apartment from east at south , section at westNov sent out
Property Owners and Associates
290 Empire Realty LLC
Agent, Corporate Owner

2 Properties

92 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 1
Cheryl Smith
Agent, Corporate Owner

86 Properties

3315 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 139
Rachel Wolf
Head Officer

8 Properties

613 Units

Litigation History: Yes
Evictions: 16

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Renter Recommendations

60% of renters recommend this building

60% of renters approve of this owner

Rents and Deposits

95% of renters received their security deposits back
It HAS NOT been reported if this building accepts electronic rent payments.


fast comute to train station

Former Tenant
Great location in the heart of Brooklyn, with e...
Well, this building is great when it's clean. U...
Advice to owner:
should check a litle bit more neigthbors smokin...

The good, bad, and ugly.

Former Tenant
The neighborhood (close to Prospect Park and su...
Building super is always unavailable, bathrooms...